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Digital Prototypes

GIS-based projects using IHTA material.

Digital Atlas of Derry~Londonderry

Derry~Londonderry DrawingThe City of Derry was ‘UK City of Culture’ in 2013. To mark this the Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Royal Irish Academy have collaborated with Derry City Council and the School of Geography, Archaeology & Palaeoecology at Queen’s University Belfast in producing a ‘digital’ version of the printed Irish Historic Towns Atlas, no. 15, Derry~Londonderry by Avril Thomas, which was published in 2005. For more information, additional resources and instructions on how to use the site visit the ‘About – Sources – User Guide’ section of the digital atlas.
Click here to visit the Digital Atlas of Derry~Londonderry.

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